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RELATED RESOURCES: RELIGION AND PEACE

Mosaic Fall 2003
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Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
克罗克国际和平研究所

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Religions for Peace
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Rickperry

Rick Perry's Opening Remarks at Prayer-and-Fasting Gathering in Reliant Stadium

August 6, 2011
Indeed the only thing that you love more [than America] is the living Christ. […]We know that there is hope for those who trust in [God] who fills our hearts with joy and gives us life. This God who knows our imperfections, he didn’t leave us to live a life in our sins, but paid the price for them. He who knew no sin, he gave his life in ransom for me. This loving and perfect God is also a personal God. He desires not a show of religion, but a deep connection with our innermost being. […] [God is] wise enough to not be affiliated with any political party [or] any man-made institutions. He’s calling all Americans, of all walks of life, to seek him, to return to him, to experience his love and his grace and his acceptance, experience a fulfilled life regardless of the circumstances.
Rick Perry Rick Perry
Rick Perry is the 47th and current Governor of Texas who unsuccessfully sought the Republican nomination for president in 2012. He is Texas's longest-serving governor and chairman of the Republican Governors Association. Elected as George W....